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Image for 11th Exhibition Homage to Shuzo Takiguchi Experimental Workshop ( July 8 - 31, 1991)

11th Exhibition Homage to Shuzo Takiguchi Experimental Workshop ( July 8 - 31, 1991)

By: No Author

Price: $567.95

Publisher: Santani Gallery, 1991


Exhibition catalog in white oversize wraps with as-issued protective jacket. Text on cover in English and Japanese, red & black print. Covers have sharp corners, no edge wear, are nearly pristine. Page block and binding are solid and straight. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 136 pages in dual language with many b&w and color photos, large section of plates with many full and half page illustrations. Contents include: The spriti of experiment... View more info

Image for Arms and Armour of Old Japan (Victoria & Albert Museum)

Arms and Armour of Old Japan (Victoria & Albert Museum)

By: Staff

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1963


Institutional library stamp and (unused) "due date" sheet on inside back cover. 44 page book with 26 full size b&w plates (photos) depicting armor, helmets, spears, swords, bow & arrows, pistols, cannons and various prints. Covers show very light scuffing/shelf wear with sharp corners, pages are all neat and clean, solid binding. Previous owner's embossed stamp on title page. View more info

Image for Art of Japanese Paper: Masks, Lanterns, Kites, Dolls, Origami, The

Art of Japanese Paper: Masks, Lanterns, Kites, Dolls, Origami, The

By: Dominique Buisson

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Paris, Terrail, 1992


Book is in excellent condition; large format, 223 pages with 260 full color photos and prints throughout, often several per page, showing all aspects of Japanese paper making, historical and current and all the various things that are made with it. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Chapters inclu... View more info

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Art of the Gut: Manhood, Power, and Ethics in Japanese Politics, The

By: LeBlanc, Robin M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: University of California Press, 2010


Book shows light edge wear to cover corners only. Creaseless covers, straight, solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 229 pages. View more info

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Beauty of Spiritual Awakening

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fukuoka Art Museum, 2002


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. It introduces 99 artworks of paintings and sculptures that remain in Soto-Sect Zen Buddhist temples in Yamaguchi and Kyushu. It comprehensively defines the superb Zen culture that expanded in these areas in the Kamakura period (1192-1333). 176 pages. Text in Japanese. Captions to photos in Japanese and English. View more info

Image for Breaking into Japanese Literature: Seven Modern Classics in Parallel Text

Breaking into Japanese Literature: Seven Modern Classics in Parallel Text

By: Murray, Giles

Price: $10.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Kodansha USA, 2003


Book shows very light use only. It has unbumped corners, very light shelf wear and a straight, square spine, solid binding. Text/interior has no marking of any kind. In business for 20 years we provide excellent customer service and ship with appropriate packing material to assure your purchase arrives undamaged. View more info

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Bugaku Masks

By: Bethe, Monica; Nishikawa, Kyotaro

Price: $34.00

Publisher: N Y., Kodansha Amer Inc, 1978


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's inscription inside. Price-clipped dust jacket. 194 pages; many illustrations. View more info

Image for Chado: The Japanese Way of Tea

Chado: The Japanese Way of Tea

By: Sen, Sioshitsu

Price: $38.50

Publisher: Trumbull, Connecticut, U.S.A., Weatherhill, 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing


As-new book in silky brown cloth color and b&w photos, many step-by-step depicting procedures. Dust jacket shows very light edge wear and scuffing, no tears. Author was Grand Master XV, Urasenke School of Tea. ". Sets forth the way of tea, which was founded by Sen Rikyu's great-grandson. Sets forth the way of tea as it has developed over the centuries and is practiced today. The reader is introduced to the setting, utensils, and refreshments used for tea, and is th... View more info

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Children Represented in Ukiyo-e: Japanese Children in the 18th-19th Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Japan, The Japan Foundation / Kumon Institute of Education, 1998


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 113 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11 5/8"h. Exhibition catalog for a show that appeared in Russia, England, France, and Germany. The ukiyo-e prints of the Edo period represented here includes portraits of mother and chld, depecitions of customs and games, children's prints, and omacha-e. View more info

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Color Marker (Illustration Start Up Guide)

By: No Author

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Japan, Bijutsu Shuppan-sha, 2001


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 106 pages. View more info

Image for Complete Guide to Traditional Japanaese Performing Arts (Japanese-English Edition), The

Complete Guide to Traditional Japanaese Performing Arts (Japanese-English Edition), The

By: Kodama Shoko

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kodansha International, 2000


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 280 pages. 4 1/2"w x 7 3/8"h. In Japanese and English. View more info

Image for Consuming Bodies: Sex and Contemporary Japanese Art

Consuming Bodies: Sex and Contemporary Japanese Art

By: Lloyd, Fran

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books, 2002


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Small nick and edge wear to cover. Many photos and illustrations. View more info

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Contemporary Japanese Architects (English, German and French Edition)

By: Meyhofer, Dirk (editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Taschen, 1993


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. 9"w x 11 3/4"h. Many color photos. View more info

Darkness of God, the: Theology After Hiroshima

By: Garrison, Jim

Price: $8.75

Publisher: SCM Press, 1982


Book shows light wear to covers, binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Image for Dolls of Japan and the World. Gosho-Ningyo Volume 1

Dolls of Japan and the World. Gosho-Ningyo Volume 1

By: No Author Listed

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Japan, Kyoto Shoin Co., Ltd., 1985


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 154 pages; 127 color plates. Most text in Japanese; English titles given for list of plates. View more info